Technical assistance to Ethiopia's expanded programme on immunization for measles second dose introduction

Country: Ethiopia

Client(s): Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

Service: Technical Assistance

Technical Expertise: Immunization


The Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health has committed to improving levels of measles population immunity in the country by introducing a second dose of measles vaccine (MCV2) into the routine immunization schedule. Based on JSI’s knowledge and experience with MCV2 vaccination introduction in the second year of life in other countries, JSI will provide technical assistance to prepare for the nationwide introduction of MCV2 and follow-up support after the launch.